General Court Martial News

Judge hears bail case for former MP Kipoi

He is currently undergoing trial before the General Court Martial at Makindye.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 15, 2019

High Court orders army to produce Kipoi

Mr Kipoi is currently on remand on orders of the General Court Martial at Makindye.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 14, 2019

High Court halts trial of suspects in ghost pilot case

The High Court in Kampala issued an interim order stopping the trial one of the suspects, Ms Caroline Kyakabale, until determination of the main case challenging the jurisdiction of the General Court Martial to try her when she is a civilian.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 13, 2019

Colonel Ndahura out on bail

He was granted bail this morning by the General Court Martial sitting in Makindye Chaired by Lt General Andrew Gutti.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

Kitatta: The man who flew too close to the sun

Kitatta is being tried in the General Court Martial under Section 119 of the UPDF Act, which states that every person found in unlawful possession of arms, ammunition or equipment ordinarily being monopoly of the defence forces, becomes subject to military law.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

Kipoi’s lawyer petitions law society

“In what would have been a reply to the issue raised by counsel, the chairman General Court Martial went personal against counsel calling him insane and assuring him that Kipoi will continue being detained in a military prison,” reads part of the letter copied to the president East African Law Society.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 8, 2019

MP Kabaziguruka’s co-accused granted amnesty

Mr Kabaziguruka and 25 other suspects were charged with treason and other related offences before Makindye-based General Court Martial.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 7, 2019

UPDF officer pins Kipoi over rebel recruitment

Abdul-el Majid, 41, Tuesday afternoon disclosed to the General Court Martial (GCM) that he was asked to recruit soldier within Air force to overthrow government.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 23, 2019

Ex-Police Flying Squad Unit boss Muhangi applies for bail

PHOTOS: Margaret Zalwango The former boss of the Police Flying Squad Unit, Herbert Muhangi has asked the General Court Martial to release him on bail on grounds of ill-health.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 23, 2019

Kitatta trial: guard owns recovered firearms

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The General Court Martial heard on Monday that Abdullah Kitatta, the jailed patron of Bodaboda 2010 has never owned an illegal fire arm.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 22, 2019